|Saudi Arabia is elected as a member of the Human Rights Council for 2014-2016|
12 November 2013,
Saudi Arabia has been continuously making monumental strides in the field of human rights. The Kingdom's election as a member to the Human Rights Council for 2014-2016 is a true testament to its dedication and commitment to the strengthening, promotion and protection of human rights on the domestic and global front. "The Kingdom views the Human Rights Council as a vital platform for thematic human rights issues being discussed and concrete action taking. The Kingdom’s election to the Council is a standing testament to its commitment to human rights issues on all fronts.” emphasized H. E Ambassador Abdallah Y.Al-Mouallimi, Permanent Representative of Saudi Arabia to the United Nations in New York.